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Build your own robot : a practical guide to building and operating robots safely

Author: James Cooper; Grant Cooper
Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset Haynes, 2017. ©2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Robot Wars is the highly successful TV series in which competitors aim to 'fight to the death' using remote-controlled robots fighting within an enclosed arena. The show features competitor teams battling each other and the fearsome 'house robots' - Dead Metal, Matilda, Shunt and Sir Killalot. This manual will provide a unique behind-the-scenes look at the show - the arena and both house and competitors' robots -  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Cooper; Grant Cooper
ISBN: 9781785211867 1785211862
OCLC Number: 1028547828
Description: 164 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: - Introduction - The Robot Wars story - Types of robots and their applications - Designing and developing a House Robot - The anatomy of a House Robot Ideas and techniques. - Building and operating a robot safely - Build your own robot - The Show - Appendices
Other Titles: Robot wars
Robot wars (Television program)
Responsibility: James and Grant Cooper.

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Robot Wars is the highly successful TV series in which competitors aim to 'fight to the death' using remote-controlled robots. This Manual provides a unique behind-the-scenes look at the show - the  Read more...

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